Contract Summary

  • Published Date: 5 October 2020

  • Tender Status: active

  • Tender Opening Date: 5 October 2020

  • Tender Closing Date: 19 October 2020

  • Award Date: n/a

  • Contract Start Date: n/a

  • Contract End Date: n/a

  • Contract is suitable for SMEs: Yes

  • Contract is suitable for VCSEs: No

  • Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) Contract Type: Services



Energy House 2 (EH2) is a large-scale building physics test laboratory to be built at the University of Salford Manchester. The project Is part funded by the ERDF. The construction will begin in summer 2020 with the construction period set to last 12 months. The project builds on the successful Energy House project :( ). A video of the project can be found here

EH2 will be a unique facility and one of most advanced building test facilities on the planet. It has the following features: • 2 large chambers capable of having 2 family homes built in each one (4 homes in total) • Temperature controlled to within 0.5 °C from -20°C to +40 °C • Wind, rain, solar radiation and snow can be generated • These conditions provide testing facilities for housing covering 95% of the global population.

The Energy House 2 Project has a requirement to measure the surface temperature of buildings in a chamber environment

What do we require? • An elevated platform system capable of provision of a working platform at a height of 12m from the ground level

The deliverables are as follows: • A full specification of unit • The unit itself delivered to site • Handover and safe operation procedures • 1 years full warranty on all parts, including on site repairs.

Please go to our InTend portal for full tender documentation.

About the Buyer

Contact name: Winnie Shek

Address: 5th Floor,Maxwell Building, University Of Salford

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Value of Contract

Price Range: £10,000